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Aoife Ní Loingsigh, Grainne Ní Choirc, Luke Ó Cathasaigh, and Shane Ó Cheallaigh at the Seachtain na Gaeilge Table Quiz at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Hosts Quiz For Seachtain Na Gaeilge

March 17, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

GAELSCOIL Mhic Easmainn held a Tráth na gCeist on Thursday as part of their Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations. The Gaelscoil invited other schools from around the county to take part in the Table Quiz, which was sponsored by the Tralee branch of Conradh na Gaeilge. The other schools that took part […]

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Open Day To See All That Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Has To Offer

Open Day To See All That Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Has To Offer

March 5, 2017 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

IS linne an Ghaeilge ach is leatsa í a labhairt… Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn is in full swing at present as pupils, staff and parents join to celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017. Activities ranging from Seó Ardáin to Céilithe to renowned accordion player Liam O Connor’s visit, to a family fun Bingo night are some of the events taking […]

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Pascal O'Buachalla, Conchúr O'Riada, and James O'Deadaigh with Múinteoir Bríd at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Pancake Tuesday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils Dig In On Pancake Tuesday

February 28, 2017 at 4:43 pm Comments are Disabled

SCHOOLS all over town were tucking into treats today as Shrove Tuesday arrived. The children were gobbling up their pancakes when TraleeToday called to Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn  ahead of the fasting period of Lent. Making pancakes for the day has become a tradition at the school. Every year, the teachers prepare the pancake […]

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Marie, Ava and Philip Dewey at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Christmas Fair on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Packed For Fantastic Christmas Fair

December 12, 2016 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

THE community turned out in force for the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Christmas Fair on Sunday. There was a host of goodies, bric a brac, toys, Christmas wreathes and much, much more on sale at the event which drew a massive crowd to the school. Tim Lynch and Tomás Ó hAiniféin […]

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Seo Linn with Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn pupils. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

TG4 Crew Pays A Visit To Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

October 13, 2016 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

GAELSCOIL Mhic Easmainn 4th, 5th and 6th class pupils gave the musical performance for a TG4 camera crew on Wednesday. TV show ‘Cleas Act’ visited the school to film the kids performing with the band Seo Linn and it doesn’t end there. Singers from Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn will travel to RTE […]

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Starting in Blennerville National School were, from left: Twins, Jace and Rylan Flynn. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Blennerville, Gaelscoil, CBS And Fenit Junior Infants Begin First Days Of School

September 2, 2016 at 8:31 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S been quite a week for children in and around town over the past three days. It’s also a big day for parents and teachers who see the junior infants adapting to their new surroundings in school. Forty-five pupils in CBS National School had their first day of school on Thursday. “It has been […]

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Gaelscoil Celebrates Three-In-A-Row At Féile Peile Gael Linn

Gaelscoil Celebrates Three-In-A-Row At Féile Peile Gael Linn

May 20, 2016 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

GAELSCOIL Mhic Easmainn  are celebrating yet another win at the recent Féile Peile Gael Linn held in Béal Átha an Ghaorthaidh in the Muskerry Gaeltacht area of County Cork. In a repeat of last year’s final, the young Tralee footballers this time outscored their opponents,  a combined team from Corca Dhuibhne, Scoil […]

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Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils Help Out Kerry Cancer Support Group

Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils Help Out Kerry Cancer Support Group

May 10, 2016 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

SCOIL Mhic Easmainn pupils showed their generosity recently to help out a great cause. Rang a cúig pupils had a used clothes and sports drive to raise funds for their school but also donated €100 of the proceeds to the Kerry Cancer Support Group. The event was held in the school and was a […]

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Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils sing and dance for the president Michael D Higgins.

PHOTOS: Presidential Visit Makes It A Day To Remember For Gaelscoil

April 22, 2016 at 12:30 pm 3 comments

GAELSCOIL MHIC EASMAINN was in celebratory mood on Thursday for a visit by President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina. Hundreds of schoolchildren greeted the president who stopped off at the school – which is named after Roger Casement – before going to the 1916 State commemoration in Banna. […]

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Gaelscoil Looks Forward To Presidential Visit To School On Thursday

Gaelscoil Looks Forward To Presidential Visit To School On Thursday

April 20, 2016 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

IT will be a very special day for one Tralee school on Thursday as they welcome  President Michael D Higgins through their doors. The President and his wife Sabina will honour Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn with a visit as part of his duties in the continuing commemorations of the Easter Rising 1916. Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn, […]

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Will Leahy, Robert O'Neil and Tadgh Falvey at Caherleaheen National School Irish Proclamation Day in the school. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Schools Around The Town Celebrate Proclamation Day

March 16, 2016 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

PROCLAMATION Day took place around Tralee and all over the country on Tuesday and two of the schools we visited were, Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn And Caherleaheen. On the day, every school in the country was invited to share their Proclamations for a New Generation, and all other creative projects relating to 1916 that the student […]

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Parents Council Presents €10,000 Cheque To Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Development Fund

Parents Council Presents €10,000 Cheque To Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Development Fund

March 15, 2016 at 10:59 am 1 comment

THE Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Parents Council recently presented a cheque to the value of €10,000 to the Gaelscoil Development Fund. This presentation, the proceeds of recent fundraisers such as Aonach na Nollag agus Oiche Biongó, was welcomed by Principal Cáit Uí Chonchúir, who thanked the Parents Council, the entire parent […]

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Teacher, Laura Ni Dhonghainle, with perhaps some future pupils at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn open day. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Open Days For All Ages At Two Education Centres

March 10, 2016 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

VISITORS to two education centres in town were impressed by the facilities at open days on Wednesday. Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn and Kerry College of Further Education both opened their doors to potential would-be pupils and students at opposite ends of their journey through education. In the Gaelscoil, parents and children were given a […]

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At the grandparents day in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn were from left: Katie Buckley, Nathan Horan, Samatha Buckley and Tanisha Buckley. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Grandparents Go Back To School At Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

February 2, 2016 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a day of great excitement in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Monday as grandparents got a chance to see their beloved grandchildren at school. Grandparents Day is celebrated as part of Catholic Schools Week and coincides with St Bridget’s Day. All grandparents are invited to the school and are presented […]

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Scoil Eoin sixth class pupils who were Christmas caroling in Manor West on Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Primary School Pupils Bring Festive Cheer To Christmas Shoppers

December 16, 2015 at 5:11 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH the Christmas shopping period now in full swing two local primary schools went out and about to spread a bit of festive cheer for shoppers. Out caroling on Wednesday afternoon, were Scoil Eoin who went to Manor West, while Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn set themselves up in the Mall. “We’re just out entertaining […]

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Gaelscoil Pupils Entertain At Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre

Gaelscoil Pupils Entertain At Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre

December 15, 2015 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THE people at Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre had a treat on Monday when they enjoyed entertainment courtesy of the pupils from Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn. Two busloads of children arrived at the centre in Caherslee with their musical instruments and in full voice for the morning. “Our school choir paid their annual […]

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The auction in full swing at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Christmas Fair on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Raffles, Hampers and A Chance To Win An iPhone 6 At Gaelscoil’s Christmas Fair

December 4, 2015 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

PUPILS, parents and staff at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn are looking forward to a great afternoon’s entertainment this Sunday for their annual Christmas Fair. The fair gets under way at 2pm and visitors can enjoy a special appearance from the Tommy Markham Cup won by Kerry minors in September – with past […]

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Andrew Barry and Jack Morgan with some of the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn junior pupils. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Kerry Minor Heroes Return With Cup To Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

October 2, 2015 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

TO bring back the Tommy Markham Cup to your old school once is a great honour, to do it twice is something special. It’s an achievement that former Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn students, Andrew Barry and Jack Morgan, can now lay claim to. It’s made even more special that they are only […]

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VIDEO: Gaelscoil Gives Tralee’s Kerry Minors A Great Send-Off For Sunday

VIDEO: Gaelscoil Gives Tralee’s Kerry Minors A Great Send-Off For Sunday

September 18, 2015 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was incredible excitement at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Thursday morning when two past pupils paid a visit to the school. The two in question were Kerry minors Andrew Barry and Jack Morgan who were there to draw the winners in the school’s fundraising draw for All-Ireland tickets. The pupils […]

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Representatives of Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn teams that have recently won competitions are, front row, from left: Edward Mac Sfathigh (Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling Boys Division Two), Ciara Derath (Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls Football Division Two) and Aisling Ni Ainifein (Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Quiz  County Winners). Back row: Conor O Ciarba (Gael Linn Gael Scol Football Winners), Tomas O hAainifin (Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys Football Division One Winners), Abi Ni Chathasaigh (Gael Linn Football Winners) and Dearbhla Ni Choirc (Inter School Girls Basketball Blitz Winners). Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: The Silverware Mounts Up At Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

June 18, 2015 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

WITH the summer holidays almost upon us, one school has been making use of the fine weather by holding their Active Schools Week. This active approach is certainly paying off, because in the past month or so, Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn, have been busy picking up their fair share of silverware at local sporting […]

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Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Wins Gael Linn Football Féile

Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Wins Gael Linn Football Féile

May 23, 2015 at 2:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn are celebrating their win, for the second year in a row, at the recent Féile Peile Gael Linn held in the West Kerry Gaeltacht area of Corca Dhuibhne. In a closely fought and nailbiting final, the young Tralee footballers won out over opponents, a combined team from […]

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Holy Family pupils taking part in the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn table quiz as part of Seachtain Na Gaeilge were, from left: Martin Vladev, Ciaran Collins, Robert Vasiu and Cormac Lynch. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Celebrates Seachtain Na Gaeilge With Other Schools At Table Quiz

March 14, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

AS part of Seachtain na Gaeilge, Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn invited other schools in the Tralee area to take part in a table quiz followed by a céili as part of their Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations. The table quiz  questions were asked as Gaeilge, though that hasn’t bothered the other schools in […]

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At the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn open day were, from left: Amy, Kyle,  Charlotte and Vicky Smith. Photo by Gvain O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Opens Its Doors To Parents

March 13, 2015 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

GAELSCOIL Mhic Easmainn national school welcomed in parents on Wednesday morning for their open day. Parents of prospective pupils were given a tour and were able to ask questions about the benefits of sending their children to an Irish language school. Providing entertainment were the school choir, along with junior classes who […]

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O Brennan National School - Winning Team of Inaugural CBS Primary Hoops Tournament.

Super Day Of Hoops At New CBS Primary Basketball Tournament

March 2, 2015 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

  THE John Mitchels GAA sports hall was home to a chosen few on Friday for the inaugural CBS Primary Hoops Tournament. Twelve teams from the North Kerry area took part in a basketball tournament which aims to fill a gap in the sporting calendar for primary school boys basketball […]

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At 'Grandparents Day' in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn were, from left: Una and Pascal Buckley, Bernie O'Sullivan and Brian Hand. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: All Smiles At Grandparents Day In Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

February 4, 2015 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

GAELSCOIL Mhic Easmainn opened its doors on Tuesday morning to welcome the ‘older’ generation as they celebrated ‘Grandparents Day’ in the school hall. The day is an initiative being run by the school in which grandparents are invited in for the morning. A religious ceremony, presided by Father Francis Nolan, is held in […]

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At back; Fionnuala English, Katie Doyle and Marian Kirby with Grace O'Donnell and Philip Doyle at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Christmas Fair on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Fair At Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

December 8, 2014 at 10:37 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a super festive atmosphere at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Sunday as the school hosted their annual Christmas fair. With crafts, auctions and spot prizes on offer, it was a great family day out with Santa Claus and Kieran Donaghy also on hand to meet the kids. “It’s been […]

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Kieran Donaghy with his Kerry Blue Terrier, Bailey, who won the Cutest Puppy and Best Puppy categories in the Féile na mBláth Dog Show on Saturday in the Town Park. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Star’, Santa And Sam To Turn Up At Gaelscoil’s Christmas Fair

December 4, 2014 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

KIERAN Donaghy and friends will lend a hand to Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn’s Annual Christmas Fair Day which takes place this Sunday, December 7 in the school hall from 1pm-4pm. Everyone is welcome and there will be plenty of crafts, auctions and spot prizes on offer, with plenty of festive fun for everyone at the […]

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Orla Ní Choisteala and Ava Ní Dhaibhín at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on  Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Photos: New Arrivals Get A ‘Céad Míle Fáilte’ At The Gaelscoil

August 30, 2014 at 8:18 am Comments are Disabled

THE junior infants in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn were well settled when TraleeToday.ie visited on Friday morning to get a class photo. “We had a very exciting day yesterday with our 43 new junior infants and everybody was very happy both coming into school and going home,” said Principal Cáit Uí Chonchúir. […]

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